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'Two geniuses holding a Jar', mid 18th century, (1928). Artist: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.

'Two geniuses holding a Jar', mid 18th century, (1928). Artist: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.

2-694-207 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'Two geniuses holding a Jar', mid 18th century, (1928). 'Two female Geniuses with butterfly wings, holding a jar', pen with wash on paper. At one time known to have been in the collection of the late Professor W Bateson, London. At one time known to have been in the collection of the Horne Foundation, Florence, Italy. Italian Venetian painter and printmaker Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770), worked not only in Italy, but also in Germany and Spain. He was commissioned to carry out frescoes in churches and palaces, and was elected President of the Academy of Padua. As well as his large-scale majestic works, he also produced etchings and oil paintings, and is widely regarded as one of the most important artists of the period. Illustration from The Drawings of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Volume I, by Detlev Baron Von Hadeln. [The Pegasus Press, Paris, 1928]


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  1. 0580060482
  1. 2-694-207
  1. 2694207
  1. 90

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Creator
  1. Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, attributed to: Italian: Painter, artist, draughtsman, etcher, printmaker
People Related
  1. Baron Detlev von Hadeln: German: Art historian, author
Medium
  1. Wash
  2. Pen

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